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Visit Cottonwood

Get away to Cottonwood! Enjoy the riverfront, cafés, and horseback riding.

Experience the historic area of Cottonwood—a scenic riverfront, cafés, and sights from Historic Old Town Cottonwood to Old Town Center for the Arts.

Top Hotels in Cottonwood

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Lux Verde Hotel
Lux Verde Hotel
301 W. SR 89-A, Cottonwood, AZ
$55
per night
Jan 16 - Jan 17

Situated in Cottonwood, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Clemenceau Heritage Museum, Old Town Center for the Arts, and Historic Old Town Cottonwood. The Wine ...

4.2/5Very Good! (136 reviews)

"The rooms have outside doors and are not connected to the lobby."…"

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2019

Lux Verde Hotel
The Iron Horse Inn
The Iron Horse Inn
3.5 out of 5
1034 N Main St., Cottonwood, AZ
$65
per night
Jan 7 - Jan 8

Located in the heart of Cottonwood, this hotel is steps from The Wine Cellar and Historic Old Town Cottonwood. Old Town Center for the Arts and Dead Horse Ranch ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (1,195 reviews)

"All look incredible nicely manage in the room to have all we need in very small space , charming and perfectly clean , staff on top , 5 stars ! Bernard"…"

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2019

The Iron Horse Inn
The Tavern Hotel
The Tavern Hotel
3 out of 5
904 N Main St, Cottonwood, AZ
$169
per night
Dec 17 - Dec 18

Situated in the historical district, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Historic Old Town Cottonwood and 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from Verde Canyon Railroad. The Wine ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (506 reviews)

"This is a great comfy place inside and out we love the fire pit at the front. A great gathering spot."…"

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2019

The Tavern Hotel

Popular things to do in Cottonwood

Dead Horse Ranch State Park
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Dead Horse Ranch State Park

4.5/5(19 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at Dead Horse Ranch State Park, a lovely green space in Cottonwood-Verde Village. Amble around this family-friendly area's riverfront, or seek out the horseback riding.

Montezuma Castle National Monument
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Montezuma Castle National Monument

4.5/5(444 reviews)

Enjoy the desert landscapes and explore Montezuma Castle National Monument, a favorite green space in Camp Verde. You can seek out the area's campsites and hiking trails.

Bell Rock
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Bell Rock

4.5/5(1,613 reviews)

Embark on a short walk or a longer hike to see the horizontal bands of sandstone in this landmark butte and its breathtaking Verde Valley surroundings.

Chapel of the Holy Cross
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Chapel of the Holy Cross

4.5/5(1,412 reviews)

Emerging from one of Sedona’s famous walls of red rock, this chapel is a spectacular sight to behold.

Slide Rock State Park
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Slide Rock State Park

4.5/5(649 reviews)

Swim down a natural water slide and explore a former pioneer homestead at this popular destination for outdoor fun.

Sedona Golf Resort
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Sedona Golf Resort

4.5/5(143 reviews)

Hit the links in Oak Creek at Sedona Golf Resort, a popular golf course. Discover the area's desert landscapes and mountain views.

Top activities in Cottonwood

Verde Canyon Wilderness Luxury Train Ride
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Verde Canyon Wilderness Luxury Train Ride

$98

Take a nostalgic train trip between the mountains of central Arizona with a ride aboard the Verde Canyon Railroad Railway, on a spectacular stretch of legacy track. This vintage train takes you back to the days of luxury on the rails, offering a journey across 20 miles (32 km) of country and a century's worth of history.

Broken Arrow Off-Road Tour
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Broken Arrow Off-Road Tour

$137

Eyes open wide on this fun-filled adventure over the red rocks as you discover some of the best off-roading in Sedona. Pink Jeep Tours is the only guide company with access to this rugged canyoning trail, and in a cutting-edge Jeep Wrangler, while the magnificent canyon walls surround you.

Diamondback Gulch Tour
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Diamondback Gulch Tour

$105

Hold on tight as this 4x4 adventure in a custom Jeep Wrangler offers the timeless, natural beauty of famous rock formations such as Capitol Butte, Chimney Rock, Lizard Head, Doe Mesa, and the Cockscomb. Experience the serenity and beauty of Boynton Pass.

Grand Canyon Tour with Train Ride
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Grand Canyon Tour with Train Ride

$219

First, you will be picked up at your hotel and dropped off at the Williams Train Depot, where you have a ONE-WAY, northbound coach class train ticket (upgrades can be made depending on availability).

Antelope Canyon Tour
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Antelope Canyon Tour

$174

This tour is for the traveler who wants to discover a spectacular, off-the-beaten-track gem that offers scenery unlike any other location in the country. Antelope Canyon is one of the American Southwest's best-kept secrets, and it begs to be discovered and explored.

Water to Wine Kayak Trip
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Water to Wine Kayak Trip

$115

Itinerary This is a typical itinerary for this product Stop At: Verde River, Arizona The Classic Water to Wine tour begins with approximately an hour and a half inflatable kayak trip on a scenic stretch of the Verde River with just enough chutes and riffles to add a bit of excitement without ruffling any feathers.

Reviews of Cottonwood

4.3

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
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5 - Excellent 46.715328467153284%
4 - Good
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4 - Good 40.14598540145985%
3 - Okay
32
3 - Okay 11.678832116788321%
2 - Disappointing
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2 - Disappointing 1.4598540145985401%
1 - Terrible
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5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Dec 13, 2019

The train ride was beautiful

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Nov 14, 2019

I had never been here before? I loved the scenery & visiting the town!

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Nov 4, 2019

Old Town Cottonwood is a quaint little town rich in history. Great place to stay if you are visiting Sedona or Jerome.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Oct 31, 2019

Awesome old town feeling

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Oct 28, 2019

Nice oldtown, but can be quiet off season.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Oct 23, 2019

My mom has lived here for 20 years. It is beautiful in Cottonwood and there’s lots of things to do if you’re a tourist. But can’t word is growing and the traffic is getting extremely heavy and so is everywhere else